Michael Nobis

Dr. Michael Nobis
Dynamic Macroecology
Bi HL E 32
Zürcherstrasse 111
CH-8903 Birmensdorf

Phone: +41 (0) 44 739 25 35
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 739 21 11
Fax: +41 (0) 44 739 22 15
E-mail: michael.nobis(at)wsl.ch
URL Institution: www.wsl.ch/fe/landschaftsdynamik/index_EN
Personal URL: link

Additional functions:
Scientific Commission of Info Flora (www.infoflora.ch)

Key Publications of Michael Nobis (up to ten) :
SUBBA B., SEN S., RAVIKANTH G., NOBIS M.P. (2018): Direct modelling of limited migration improves projected distributions of Himalayan amphibians under climate change. Biological Conservation, 227: 352-360. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2018.09.035

BREINER F.T., GUISAN A., NOBIS M.P., BERGAMINI, A. (2017): Including environmental niche information to improve IUCN Red List assessments. Diversity and Distributions, 23, 5: 484-495. doi: 10.1111/ddi.12545

CONCEPCIÓN E., OBRIST M.K., MORETTI M., ALTERMATT F., BAUR B., NOBIS M.P. (2016): Impacts of urban sprawl on species richness of plants, butterflies, gastropods and birds: not only built-up area matters. Urban Ecosystems 19: 225-242.

BREINER F., GUISAN A, BERGAMINI A, NOBIS M.P. (2015): Overcoming limitations of modelling rare species by using ensembles of small models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6: 1210-1218.

NOBIS M.P. & S. NORMAND (2014): KISSMig – a simple model for R to account for limited migration in analyses of species distributions. Ecography 37 (12): 1282-1287.

NOBIS M.P. & F.H. SCHWEINGRUBER (2013): Adult age of vascular plant species along an elevational land-use and climate gradient. Ecography 36 (10): 1076-1085.

NOBIS, M.P., TRAISER, C. & A. ROTH-NEBELSICK (2012): Latitudinal variation in morphological traits of the genus Pinus and its relation to environmental and phylogenetic signals. Plant Ecology and Diversity 5 (1): 1-11.

NOBIS, M.P., JAEGER, J.A.G. & N.E. ZIMMERMANN (2009): Neophyte species richness at the landscape scale under urban sprawl and climate warming. Diversity and Distributions 15(6): 928-239.

KÜHN, I., NOBIS, M.P. & W. DURKA (2009): Combining spatial and phylogenetic eigenvector filtering in trait analysis. Global Ecology and Biogeography 18 (6): 745-758.

WOHLGEMUTH, T., NOBIS, M.P., KIENAST, F. & M. PLATTNER (2008): Modelling vascular plant diversity at the landscape scale using systematic samples. Journal of Biogeography 35 (7): 1226-1240.

Expertise of Michael Nobis:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Impact of Change
Vulnerability to Change
Topic BiosphereBiosphere
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Ecological Sustainability
Spatial ZonesSpatial Zones
Mountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleSpatial Scale
Global / Hemispheric
Local / Community
Time FrameTime Frame
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Analysis

Last update: 1/8/19
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